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Cultivating Native Plant Knowledge

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© 2014 Kanchan Maharaj
This year, Garden Stewards got creative and found new ways to inspire appreciation and awareness of native species in LEAF’s Urban Forest Demonstration Gardens. A little salvaged wood and some imagination went a long way!
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Thinning the Untamed Garden

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Elderberry, dogwood, serviceberry and rose, along with many other native shrubs and perennials, were planted only a few years ago at the St. Clair subway entrance. In that short time, the garden has flourished into an urban jungle of the greenest persuasion and the time has come for a little taming.
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Adopt-a-Park-Tree Keeps Spreading!

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Cedarvale AAPT volunteers
The past two weekends marked the official launch of three new Adopt-a-Park-Tree programs. The spirit of stewardship and civic engagement was alive and vibrant as local residents took action to help care for their young park trees. When people get involved with their urban forest, we really see the benefits!
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LEAF receives 2014 Health Champion Award

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Toronto Public Health Award
LEAF receives 2014 Health Champion Award from Toronto Board of Health
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Volunteers Join Monarch Butterfly Campaign

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Spadina Demo Garden
Volunteers joined LEAF for a 100 in 1 Day intervention to plant native species for butterflies, bees, birds and people!
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